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What a Wonderful Word: A Collection of Untranslatables from Around the World

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Have you ever wished there was a word for friends who are like family to you, or for the way you hesitate when you've forgotten someone's name? Did you know there was a special word for the distance a reindeer can travel before needing the toilet? Or for when you search for something in the water using only your feet? This hand-picked collection of untranslatable worlds from all over the world celebrates the magic of language, with gorgeous original artwork and fascinating facts about each word and the culture it ...

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What a Wonderful Word: A Collection of Untranslatables from Around the World
2018, 360 Degrees, London

ISBN-13: 9781848576452

Hardcover

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